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Re^2: Taking a PDF library Open Source

by Old_Gray_Bear (Bishop)
on Mar 08, 2012 at 10:05 UTC ( #958449=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Taking a PDF library Open Source
in thread Taking a PDF library Open Source

Other than that, if you own the rights, why not just do open source it, and let software evolution dynamics decide on its future?
Hear, Hear. I don't know of any way to a priori predict that unforeseen use an inventive User will put a piece of code, once it gets into the wild. Open source it, make it easy for folks to help clean it up and/or extend it an sit back and watch.

If we meet up at a Conference some time, ask me about "The company E-Mail system and three units of O+ blood at 0245 out on US 101...."

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